Greentube makes skill-based play with Chopsticks in the apps
Greentube, part of NOVOMATIC Interactive, announces straight from the G2E show floor that it has signed a partnership agreement with Gibraltar-based mobile gaming company Chopsticks in the apps Ltd. (Chopsticks). Under the agreement, Chopsticks will develop a range of popular mobile games into gambling titles that will be distributed by Greentube to its online, mobile, social and land-based channels.
The two companies will work closely together to hand-pick a selection of fast-paced and easy-to-play casual and social games. Experts in gamification, Chopsticks will add world-class mathematics to create highly entertaining skill-based titles that will be made available by Greentube on all devices. The games will expand the Greentube portfolio with a broad new range of titles that target a wide demographic of player of all ages.
It marks the entry of Greentube into the skill-based gaming segment being explored by companies to attract a wider variety of players. A new take on casino games, all the excitement of interactive, casual and mobile gaming will merge with Chopsticks’ sophisticated gaming mechanics to create new experiences that can be played any time and on any device.
Thomas Graf, Greentube CEO, commented: “We have a strong heritage of skill-based gaming through a long-standing history of NOVOMATIC games in AWP markets. We understand the dynamics of these skill elements very well and are taking this to the next level through this agreement with Chopsticks in the apps.”
Michal Palecek, Chopsticks CEO, added: “It is hugely exciting to form this partnership with Greentube that will allow us to quickly reach new markets. We look forward to a mutual collaboration to share knowledge that will help us strength our development in this area and create the best possible skill-based games.”
The NOVOMATIC Group is one of the biggest international producers and operators of gaming technologies and employs more than 24,000 staff worldwide. Founded by entrepreneur Professor Johann F. Graf in 1980, the Group has locations in more than 50 countries and exports innovative gaming equipment, system solutions, lottery systems and services to 80 countries. The Group operates more than 235,000 gaming terminals in its some 1,600 plus gaming operations as well as via rental concepts.
Through its numerous international subsidiaries the NOVOMATIC Group is fully active in all segments of the gaming industry and thus offers a diversified omni-channel product portfolio to its partners and clients around the world. This product range includes land based gaming products and services, management systems and cash management, online/mobile and social gaming solutions as well as lottery and sports betting solutions together with a range of sophisticated ancillary products and services.
Greentube Internet Entertainment Solutions, the global interactive unit of NOVOMATIC, is a leading developer and supplier of iGaming solutions. Greentube is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the NOVOMATIC Group, one of the biggest producers and operators of gaming technologies and one of the largest integrated gaming companies in the world. Greentube’s industry leading omni-channel technology allows the convergence of online, mobile and land-based games. The well-diversified product portfolio includes Classic Slots, Table Games, Live Dealer Gaming, AWP Reloaded Slots, Server Based Gaming, Social Casino Gaming, Bingo, Poker and more.